NH Department of Education accepting nominations for 2019 NH Teacher of the Year

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The New Hampshire Department of Education is accepting nominations for the 2019 NH Teacher of the Year. The deadline is February 16, 2018. 

Anyone can nominate a teacher by contacting Lori Kincaid at  (603) 271-6646 or Lori.Kincaid@doe.nh.gov.

Teachers may download an application at www.education.nh.gov/recognition/toy.htm and submit it to the DOE no later than March 18, 2018.

A Teacher of the Year candidate should be an exceptionally dedicated, knowledgeable, and skilled person from any state-approved or accredited school, pre-kindergarten through grade twelve, who is certified in the State of NH, demonstrates leadership and intends to continue in the teaching profession.

The purpose of the program is to select a teacher who is capable of speaking for and energizing the teaching profession. The NH Teacher of the Year serves as a leader and ambassador for all the outstanding teachers devoted to the highest level of student learning.